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aden-
Combining form

gland
aer-
Combining form

air, gas
blenn-
Combining form

mucus
cel(i)-
Combining form

abdomen
ch(e)il-
Combining form

lip
chron-
Combining form

time, timing
cla(s)-

-clast
Combining form

break (up), destroy
-desis
Combining form

binding
desm-
Combining form

[binding] ligament, connective tissue
dynam-
Combining form

force, power, energy
ger-
Combining form

old age
gnath-
Combining form

(lower) jaw
isch-

-sche-
Combining form

suppress, check
klept-
Combining form

steal
lei-
Combining form

smooth
lep-
Combining form

sttack, seizure
man-
Combining form

be mad
mel-
Combining form

limb
morph-
Combining form

form, shape
nom-
Combining form

law
omphal-
Combining form

navel, umbilicus
ped-
Combining form

child
pen-
Combining form

decrease, deficienty
-pex-
Combining form

fixing, (surgical) attachment
plas(t)-
Combining form

form, develop
presby-
Combining form

old, old age
prostat-
Combining form

(one who stands before)prostate gland
pty-
Combining form

spit
ptyal-
Combining form

saliva
-rrhaph-
Combining form

suture
sit-
Combining form

food
sta(t)-
Combining form

stand, stop
tax-
Combining form

(muscular) coordination
therm-
Combining form

heat, (body) temperature
trop-
Combining form

turning
-plasty
words ending in (suffix form)

molding, surgically forming; refer to plastic or restorative surgery
-tropism
words ending in (suffix form)

refers to the turning of the living organisms toward (positive) or away from (negative) an external stimulus
-clast
words ending in (suffix form)

an instrument or device for breaking or crushing
-stat
words ending in (suffix form)

a device or agent for stopping the flow of something
-meter
(refer to lesson 1)

an instrument for measuring something
-tome
(refer to lesson 4)

a device for cutting or excising